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Contact Information
Office Phone 905-592-3722
E-Mail general.compassion@gmail.com
Website www.compassionsocietyofhalton.com
Social Media Facebook Facebook: www.facebook.com/Compassion-Society-of-Halton-1652954008303172/
Instagram Instagram: www.instagram.com/compassion_burl/
Twitter Twitter: twitter.com/compassionsocie
Primary Contact Aliya Khawari, Executive Director; Email: aliya.compassion@gmail.com
Volunteer Coordinator Karen Hill, Office Administrator; Email: khill.compassion@gmail.com
Contact Form https://www.compassionsocietyofhalton.com/contact
Agency Information
Description (Agency) Supports the local community by providing free clothing, food, and referrals to local resources
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 2000
Primary Executive Andrea Dodd, Chair, Board of Directors; Email: dodd.andream@gmail.com
Funding Grants ; Fundraising - Annual Appeal, Elvis and Friends in Apr ; Donations - from individuals, corporations, churches, and service clubs (financial, food and food vouchers)
Description and Service Details
Description (Service) Provides, as available:  
* clothing, shoes, and small household goods, personal and hygiene supplies such as toothpaste, toiletries, adult incontinence products, feminine products, cleaning supplies such as toilet paper, cleaning cloths and sprays (donations of all items are welcome) 
* seasonal programs for clients including jammies for families, back-to-school backpacks and holiday supplies 
* emergency food cupboard (all perishable and non-perishable items welcome) 
* on-site information booths from several service providers including Halton Housing, YMCA, Habitat for Humanity, Healthy Kids of Halton, Nurse from the Halton Region, Burlington Legal Aid, Burlington Parks and Rec, etc. about services and referrals to local resources on assigned days 
 
Collection boxes:  
See website for updated locations
Hours For seeking help: Mon, Wed and Fri 12 noon-2 pm 
* closed on statutory holidays  
* in case of inclement weather, call to see if open 
 
Receives donations on site Mon, Wed and Fri 9:30 am-11:30 pm
Areas Served Halton Region
Eligibility For programs: 18 year(s) and up  
* proof of income * photo identification showing residency in Halton, Notice of Assessment or proof of income (ODSP, OW, etc.) for the last 3 months 
 
To volunteer: 16 year(s) and up 
* volunteers over 18 require an up-to-date police check
Application Contact for information
Languages English ; French - Mon and Fri only ; Farsi ; German ; Hindi ; Italian - 12 noon-1 pm ; Spanish ; Urdu
Fees None
Site Information
Site Location Opposite Maplehurst Public School
Located In Community Burlington
Address & Map
484 Plains Rd E, Unit 14
Burlington, ON L7T 2E1
 
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Intersection King Rd and Plains Rd E
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Categories and Classification
Service Categories Agency Facility Space ; Bedding/Linen ; Clothing Donation Programs ; General Clothing Provision ; Holiday Gifts/Toys ; Household Goods Donation Programs ; Kitchenware ; Laundry Products ; Menstruation Supplies ; Menstruation Supplies Donations ; Personal/Grooming Supplies ; Personal/Grooming Supplies Donation Programs ; School Supplies ; School Supplies Donation Programs

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